SI 2014-134 - Defence (Regular Force) (Non-Commissioned Members) (No. 5)

Statutory Instrument 134 of 2014.

[CAP.11:02

Defence (Regular Force) (Non-Commissioned Members)


IT is hereby notified that the Minister of Defence, in terms of section 113 of the Defence Act [Chapter 1 I :02], and after consultation with the Defence Forces Service Cornmission,has made the following regulations:-
I. These regulations may be cited as the Defence (Regular Force) (Non-Commissioned Members) (Amendment) Regulations, 2014 (No. 5).
2. The Defence(Regular Force) (Non-Commissioned Members) Regulations, 1989, published in Statutory Instmment 172 of 1989, is amended in section 18 ("Retirement") by the repeal of subsections (5) and (6) and the substitution of-
"(5) A member who has continued to serve in terms of proviso (i) to subsection ( 4) shall retire on attaining the age of sixty years:
Provided that a member who is a war veteran as defined in the War Veterans Act [Chapter 11 :15] (No. 11 of 1992) shall continue to serve for further periods, not exceeding twelve months at a time, until he or she attains the age of sixty-five years.
(6) A member who has continued to serve in terms of subsection (5) shall retire on attaining the age of sixty-five years.".

Download File: 

Tags: